Nutrition And Diet Therapy Reference Dictionary

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, 1996 - 491 pages
This wide-ranging volume covers all aspects of nutrition, including assessment, drug-nutrient interactions, laboratory interpretations, enteral and parenteral nutrition support, community and public health nutrition programs, nutrition throughout the life cycle, and such topics as nutrition and the immune system, nutrition labelling, chemical dependency, AIDS, and organ transplantation. Its comprehensive coverage of medical nutrition therapy and public health nutrition far exceeds the standard medical dictionaries. With more than 3000 carefully selected entries and 50 appendices, the new Fourth edition includes 380 new terms and more than 600 revised and expanded definitions. Definitions are cross-referenced to other entries and the materials found in the Appendix to provide further details and information.

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7A Dietary Guidelines for All Healthy Americans over 2 Years Old 391
11A Summary of Digestive Enzymes 400
47A Cultural Food Practices 470

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